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##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Xi Yin (Harvard) |
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Title: | Higher spin gauge theory and vector models |

Date: | Thu, Dec 16, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Shigeki Matsumoto (IPMU) |
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Title: | Fate of the False Vacuum Revisited |

Date: | Thu, Dec 16, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 401.pdf |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Nemanja Kaloper (UC Davis) |
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Title: | Levitating Dark Matter |

Date: | Wed, Dec 15, 2010, 15:30 - 16:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 387.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (topological string seminar)

Speaker: | Constantin Teleman (UC Berkeley) |
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Title: | The structure of 2D semi-simple field theories |

Date: | Tue, Dec 14, 2010, 15:30 - 17:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Serge Richard (U.Lyon, Tsukuba U) |
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Title: | Wave operators and a topological version of Levinson's theorem |

Date: | Tue, Dec 14, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | There will be a 5-minute break after the first 25 min. |

##### Special Seminars (Topological string seminar)

Speaker: | Constantin Teleman (UC Berkeley) |
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Title: | Lie group actions on linear categories |

Date: | Mon, Dec 13, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Tea Break 15:00-15:30 |

##### Special Seminars (Topological String Seminar)

Speaker: | Masahide Shimizu (Hokkaido U) |
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Title: | Open mirror symmetry for Pfaffian Calabi-Yau manifold |

Date: | Thu, Dec 09, 2010, 17:00 - 20:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Break for 18:00-19:00 |

##### Special Seminars (Mathematics)

Speaker: | Toshiyuki Kobayashi (U Tokyo) |
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Title: | Analysis on Minimal Representations |

Date: | Thu, Dec 09, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### IPMU Colloquium

Speaker: | Kevin Bundy (UC Berkeley) |
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Title: | How are Massive Galaxies Built Over Cosmic Time? |

Date: | Wed, Dec 08, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

Related File: | 397.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (DMM (Derived category, Mirror symmetry and McKay correspondence) seminar )

Speaker: | Alexey Bondal (IPMU/Aberdeen) |
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Title: | Degeneration of minuscule varieties, quiver toric varieties and mirror symmetry. |

Date: | Wed, Dec 08, 2010, 13:00 - 15:00 |

Place: | Balcony A |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Johannes Schmude (IPMU) |
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Title: | G-structures and calibrations in supergravity and steps towards SUSY breaking on the conifold |

Date: | Tue, Dec 07, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Takamitsu Miyaji (UNAM) |
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Title: | Clustering of AGNs from the ROSAT All-Sky Survey and Halo Occupation Distribution |

Date: | Tue, Dec 07, 2010, 12:15 - 13:15 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (DMM seminar)

Speaker: | Takeo Nishinou (Tohoku U) |
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Title: | Toric degeneration and tropical curves |

Date: | Mon, Dec 06, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Martin Elvis (CfA) |
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Title: | Quasar Eclipses |

Date: | Mon, Dec 06, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (Special seminars on The Palomar Transient Factory (PTF))

Speaker: | Shri Kulkarni (Caltech) |
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Title: | The Next Generation Transient Facility |

Date: | Fri, Dec 03, 2010, 14:00 - 15:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

##### Special Seminars (Special seminars on The Palomar Transient Factory (PTF))

Speaker: | Robert Quimby (Caltech) |
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Title: | Charting the Transient Sky: The Palomar Transient Factory |

Date: | Fri, Dec 03, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Sergey Sibiryakov (Moscow INR) |
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Title: | Khrono-metric model: the low-energy limit of Horava-Lifshitz gravity |

Date: | Thu, Dec 02, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 368.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (Special Seminar)

Speaker: | Krzysztof Gawedzki (ENS-Lyon) |
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Title: | Global Gauge Anomalies in Two Dimensions |

Date: | Wed, Dec 01, 2010, 16:00 - 17:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Krzysztof Gawedzki (ENS-Lyon) |
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Title: | Gerbes and Topological Actions in Field Theory |

Date: | Tue, Nov 30, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (Derived category, Mirror symmetry and McKay correspondence seminar)

Speaker: | Osamu Iyama (Nagoya U) |
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Title: | Calabi-Yau triangulated categories and Cluster tilting |

Date: | Tue, Nov 30, 2010, 10:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | The first part ends at 12:00. The second part starts at 15:30. |

##### Special Seminars (IPMU Komaba Seminar)

Speaker: | Scott Carnahan (IPMU) |
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Title: | Borcherds products in monstrous moonshine. |

Date: | Mon, Nov 29, 2010, 16:30 - 18:00 |

Place: | Room 002, Mathematical Sciences Building, Komaba Campus |

##### Special Seminars (Derived category, Mirror symmetry and McKay correspondence seminar)

Speaker: | Osamu Iyama (Nagoya University) |
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Title: | Calabi-Yau triangulated categories and Cluster tilting |

Date: | Mon, Nov 29, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | break between 15:00-15:30 |

##### Special Seminars (IPMU Komaba Seminar)

Speaker: | Tomoo Matsumura (Cornell University) |
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Title: | Hamiltonian torus actions on orbifolds and orbifold-GKM theorem (joint work with T. Holm) |

Date: | Fri, Nov 26, 2010, 14:40 - 16:10 |

Place: | Room 002, Mathematical Sciences Building, Komaba Campus |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Tomoki Nakanishi (Nagoya U) |
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Title: | Dilogarithm identities in CFT and cluster algebras |

Date: | Thu, Nov 25, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Atsushi Nishizawa (IPMU) |
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Title: | Measurement of large scale fluctuation of CMB induced by large scale structure |

Date: | Thu, Nov 25, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (DMM seminar)

Speaker: | Yukiko Konishi (Kyoto University) |
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Title: | Local B-model and mixed Hodge structure |

Date: | Mon, Nov 22, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Sergei Gukov (Caltech) |
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Title: | Surface Operators and Wall Crossing |

Date: | Fri, Nov 19, 2010, 16:00 - 17:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (The IPMU Lectures on Theoretical Physics)

Speaker: | Domenico Orlando (IPMU) |
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Title: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz: recent developments |

Date: | Fri, Nov 19, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo, Department of Physics, room 233 |

Remarks: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz October, 1st 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical system and the original Bethe solution for the XXX1/2 spin chain October, 8th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the Algebraic Bethe Ansatz for XXX1/2 spin chain November, 5th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical spectrum for the XXX1/2 spin chain November, 12th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the XXZ spin chain and the SL(2)q quantum symmetry November, 19th 2010. 15:30-17:00 recent developments |

##### Special Seminars (Mirror Symmetry for Miniscule Varieties)

Speaker: | Alexey Bondal (IPMU/Aberdeen) |
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Title: | Mirror Symmetry for Minuscule Varieties |

Date: | Fri, Nov 19, 2010, 10:30 - 12:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room B |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | David Morrison (UC Santa Barbara ) |
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Title: | Supersymmetric T^3 Fibrations |

Date: | Thu, Nov 18, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | As usual in this seminar, the first 25 minutes will provide a general introduction to the subject aimed at a broad audience. |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Enrico Trincherini (SISSA, Trieste) |
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Title: | The galileon |

Date: | Thu, Nov 18, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### IPMU Colloquium

Speaker: | Tomoyuki Abe (University of Tokyo) |
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Title: | The theory of arithmetic D-modules and characteristic cycles |

Date: | Wed, Nov 17, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Yoichi Mieda (Kyushu U) |
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Title: | Lefschetz trace formula and the l-adic cohomology of the Rapoport-Zink spaces |

Date: | Tue, Nov 16, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | There will be a 5-minute break after the first 25 min. |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Ruben Minasian (CEA/Saclay) |
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Title: | String-Loop Corrections to c-a |

Date: | Tue, Nov 16, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (topological string seminar)

Speaker: | Marco Baumgartl (LMU, Munich) |
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Title: | D-Brane Superpotentials: A Worldsheet Perspective |

Date: | Mon, Nov 15, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Tea break for 15:00-15:30 |

##### Special Seminars (The IPMU Lectures on Theoretical Physics)

Speaker: | Domenico Orlando (IPMU) |
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Title: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz: the XXZ spin chain and the SL(2)q quantum symmetry |

Date: | Fri, Nov 12, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo, Department of Physics, room 233 |

Remarks: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz October, 1st 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical system and the original Bethe solution for the XXX1/2 spin chain October, 8th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the Algebraic Bethe Ansatz for XXX1/2 spin chain November, 5th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical spectrum for the XXX1/2 spin chain November, 12th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the XXZ spin chain and the SL(2)q quantum symmetry November, 19th 2010. 15:30-17:00 recent developments |

##### IPMU Colloquium

Speaker: | Hitoshi Murayama (IPMU) |
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Title: | Five Founding Questions of IPMU |

Date: | Thu, Nov 11, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Davide Forcella (ENS) |
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Title: | Hydrodynamics, Holographic Optics and Negative Refractive Index |

Date: | Tue, Nov 09, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (The IPMU Lectures on Theoretical Physics)

Speaker: | Domenico Orlando (IPMU) |
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Title: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz: the physical spectrum for the XXX1/2 spin chain |

Date: | Fri, Nov 05, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo, Department of Physics, room 233 |

Remarks: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz October, 1st 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical system and the original Bethe solution for the XXX1/2 spin chain October, 8th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the Algebraic Bethe Ansatz for XXX1/2 spin chain November, 5th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical spectrum for the XXX1/2 spin chain November, 12th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the XXZ spin chain and the SL(2)q quantum symmetry November, 19th 2010. 15:30-17:00 recent developments |

##### Special Seminars (Lecture)

Speaker: | Luca Ciotti (Bologna) |
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Title: | Tidal fields, stellar escape from galaxies in clusters |

Date: | Fri, Nov 05, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (Lecture)

Speaker: | Luca Ciotti (Bologna) |
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Title: | Physical processes on stellar dynamics (relaxation, dynamical friction, phase-space consistency, etc) |

Date: | Thu, Nov 04, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room B |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Ahmet Emir Gumrukcuoglu (IPMU) |
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Title: | Inflation, reheating and flat direction preheating |

Date: | Thu, Nov 04, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 365.pdf |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Yue Shen (CfA) |
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Title: | Searching for binary supermassive black holes: from tens of kpc to sub-pc scales |

Date: | Mon, Nov 01, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room B |

Related File: | 335.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (Mathematics)

Speaker: | Raphael Ponge (U Tokyo) |
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Title: | Fefferman's program on conformal geometry and the Green functions of the conformal powers of the Laplacian |

Date: | Thu, Oct 28, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Brian Feldstein (IPMU) |
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Title: | Luminous Dark Matter |

Date: | Thu, Oct 28, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 363.ppt |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Koji Hashimoto (Riken) |
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Title: | Nuclear Matrix Model |

Date: | Tue, Oct 26, 2010, 13:15 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Rafael da Silva de Souza (IPMU) |
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Title: | The Magnetized Universe |

Date: | Thu, Oct 21, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 358.pdf |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Emille Ishida (IPMU) |
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Title: | The expanding Universe, PCA and supernova: an attempt to avoid dark energy parameterizations |

Date: | Tue, Oct 19, 2010, 16:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 357.pdf |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Todor Milanov (IPMU) |
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Title: | Gromov-Witten invariants and representations of infinite dimensional Lie algebras |

Date: | Tue, Oct 19, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | There will be a 5-minute break after the first 25 min. |

##### Special Seminars (IPMU Komaba Seminar)

Speaker: | Todor Milanov (IPMU) |
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Title: | Quasi-modular forms and Gromov--Witten theory of elliptic orbifold P^1 |

Date: | Mon, Oct 18, 2010, 16:30 - 18:00 |

Place: | Room 002, Mathematical Sciences Building, Komaba Campus |

##### Special Seminars (Special Seminar)

Speaker: | Yifung (Bess) Ng (Case Western Reserve University) |
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Title: | The magnetized universe via CMB |

Date: | Thu, Oct 14, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (DMM seminar)

Speaker: | Richard Eager (UC Santa Barbara) |
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Title: | Quivers, Non-Commutative Geometry, and AdS/CFT |

Date: | Thu, Oct 14, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room B |

Remarks: | Break 15:00-15:30 |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Charles Steinhardt (IPMU) |
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Title: | New Puzzles in Supermassive Black Hole Evolution |

Date: | Thu, Oct 14, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 334.ppt |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | David Shih (IAS) |
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Title: | General Gauge Mediation at the Tevatron and LHC |

Date: | Wed, Oct 13, 2010, 12:00 - 13:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 339.pdf |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Washington Taylor (MIT) |
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Title: | Supergravity and string vacua in six dimensions |

Date: | Tue, Oct 12, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (The IPMU Lectures on Theoretical Physics)

Speaker: | Domenico Orlando (IPMU) |
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Title: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz: the Algebraic Bethe Ansatz for XXX1/2 spin chain |

Date: | Fri, Oct 08, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo, Department of Physics, room 233 |

Remarks: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz October, 1st 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical system and the original Bethe solution for the XXX1/2 spin chain October, 8th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the Algebraic Bethe Ansatz for XXX1/2 spin chain November, 5th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical spectrum for the XXX1/2 spin chain November, 12th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the XXZ spin chain and the SL(2)q quantum symmetry November, 19th 2010. 15:30-17:00 recent developments |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Alexei A. Starobinsky (Landau Institute) |
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Title: | Non-perturbative predictions of stochastic inflation and their dependence of initial conditions |

Date: | Thu, Oct 07, 2010, 12:00 - 13:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

Related File: | 297.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (DMM seminar)

Speaker: | Nathan Broomhead (Leibniz University) |
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Title: | Dimer models and noncommutative crepant resolutions |

Date: | Mon, Oct 04, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (The IPMU Lectures on Theoretical Physics)

Speaker: | Domenico Orlando (IPMU) |
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Title: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz: the physical system and the original Bethe solution for the XXX1/2 spin chain |

Date: | Fri, Oct 01, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo, Department of Physics, room 233 |

Remarks: | Lectures on the Bethe Ansatz October, 1st 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical system and the original Bethe solution for the XXX1/2 spin chain October, 8th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the Algebraic Bethe Ansatz for XXX1/2 spin chain November, 5th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the physical spectrum for the XXX1/2 spin chain November, 12th 2010. 15:30-17:00 the XXZ spin chain and the SL(2)q quantum symmetry November, 19th 2010. 15:30-17:00 recent developments |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Robbert Dijkgraaf (University of Amsterdam) |
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Title: | Gauge theories and matrix models |

Date: | Fri, Oct 01, 2010, 14:00 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (topological string seminar)

Speaker: | David Morrison (UC Santa Barbara/IPMU) |
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Title: | Quivers from Matrix Factorizations |

Date: | Mon, Sep 27, 2010, 13:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Introductory talk before the tea break 15:00-15:30. |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Vincent Desjacques (ITP Zurich) |
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Title: | A discrete approach to halo and galaxy clustering |

Date: | Fri, Sep 24, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Yutaka Ookouchi (IPMU) |
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Title: | Cosmological Aspects in Direct Gauge Mediation |

Date: | Wed, Sep 22, 2010, 13:30 - 14:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Valeri Frolov (Alberta) |
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Title: | Motion of charged particles near weakly magnetized Schwarzschild black hole |

Date: | Thu, Sep 16, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 298.pdf |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Scott Carnahan (IPMU) |
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Title: | Borcherds products in monstrous moonshine. |

Date: | Tue, Sep 14, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | There will be a 5-minute break after the first 25 min. |

##### Special Seminars (topological string seminar)

Speaker: | Daniel Krefl (IPMU) |
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Title: | Instanton counting in Omega background and beyond |

Date: | Mon, Sep 13, 2010, 13:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | There will be a tea break around 15:00-15:30 |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Adam Martin (FNAL) |
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Title: | Boosting BSM Higgs discovery with jet substructure |

Date: | Thu, Sep 09, 2010, 13:00 - 14:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 321.pdf |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Zengo Tsuboi (Osaka City University) |
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Title: | Wronskian solutions of T, Q and Y-systems for AdS/CFT |

Date: | Tue, Sep 07, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (topological string seminar)

Speaker: | Everyone |
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Title: | Tutorial Session |

Date: | Mon, Sep 06, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Shin Nakamura (Kyoto University) |
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Title: | Negative Differential Registivity from Holography |

Date: | Thu, Sep 02, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Raphael Flauger (Yale) |
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Title: | Resonant Non-Gaussianity from Axion Monodromy Inflation |

Date: | Thu, Sep 02, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 332.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (topological string seminar)

Speaker: | Emanuel Scheidegger (Augsburg University) |
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Title: | The Yau-Zaslow conjecture and Noether-Lefschetz theory |

Date: | Wed, Sep 01, 2010, 13:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room B |

Remarks: | Break 15:00-15:30, Start with (30 minutes) introduction to non-experts. |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Mircea Voineagu (IPMU) |
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Title: | Semi-topological invariants of real algebraic varieties |

Date: | Tue, Aug 31, 2010, 13:15 - 14:45 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | There will be a 5-minute break after the 25-minute first part. |

##### Special Seminars (DMM Seminar)

Speaker: | Makoto Miura (University of Tokyo) |
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Title: | Toric degenerations of Grassmann manifolds and mirror symmetry |

Date: | Mon, Aug 30, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Break 15:00-15:30 |

##### Special Seminars (Topological String Seminar)

Speaker: | Kyoji Saito (IPMU) |
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Title: | Special Geometry (after Strominger) |

Date: | Fri, Aug 27, 2010, 13:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Break 15:00-15:30 |

##### Special Seminars (special seminar)

Speaker: | Cornelius Schmidt-Colinet (IPMU) |
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Title: | 2-dimentional lattice models and renormalization |

Date: | Thu, Aug 26, 2010, 15:30 - 17:30 |

Place: | Balcony A |

##### Special Seminars (Quantum Deformation Theory Seminar)

Speaker: | Alexander Voronov (U. Minnesota) |
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Title: | Quantum Deformation Theory |

Date: | Wed, Aug 25, 2010, 13:00 - 14:30 |

Place: | Balcony A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Chris Brook (UCLan) |
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Title: | Forming Bulgeless Disk Galaxies |

Date: | Tue, Aug 24, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 327.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (DMM seminar)

Speaker: | Masahito Yamazaki (IPMU) |
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Title: | Donaldson-Thomas invariants, wall-crossing and matrix models |

Date: | Mon, Aug 23, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Break 15:00-15:30 |

##### Special Seminars (Quantum Deformation Theory Seminar)

Speaker: | Alexander Voronov (U. Minnesota) |
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Title: | Quantum Deformation Theory |

Date: | Wed, Aug 18, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Balcony A |

Remarks: | Rescheduling from Mon, Aug 16. |

##### Special Seminars (Special Seminar)

Speaker: | Ragnar-Olaf Buchweitz (University of Toronto) |
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Title: | The Annihilator of the Derived Singularity Category |

Date: | Tue, Aug 17, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (Quantum Deformation Theory Seminar)

Speaker: | Alexander Voronov (U. Minnesota) |
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Title: | Quantum Deformation Theory |

Date: | Thu, Aug 05, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Balcony A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Massimo Porrati (New York U) |
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Title: | Strong Coupling and Causality in High-Spin Massive Particles: the Charged Spin 3/2 Example |

Date: | Wed, Aug 04, 2010, 13:30 - 14:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 309.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (iPC seminar)

Speaker: | Zohar Komargodski (IAS) |
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Title: | Methods in Supersymmetric Field Theories and Supergravity Theories |

Date: | Tue, Aug 03, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Yutaka Hosotani (Osaka) |
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Title: | Gauge-Higgs Unification: Stable Higgs, Dark Matter, and Colliders |

Date: | Thu, Jul 29, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 284.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (Quantum Deformation Theory Seminar)

Speaker: | Alexander Voronov (U. Minnesota) |
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Title: | Quantum Deformation Theory |

Date: | Tue, Jul 27, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Balcony A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Zheng Zheng (Yale) |
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Title: | Radiative Transfer Modeling of Lyman Alpha Emitters and New Effects in Galaxy Clustering |

Date: | Tue, Jul 27, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room B |

Related File: | 301.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (DMM seminar)

Speaker: | Ed Segal (London Imperial college) |
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Title: | The Calabi-Yau/Landau-Ginzburg correspondence for B-branes |

Date: | Mon, Jul 26, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Break 15:00-15:30 |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Valya Khoze (IPPP Durham) |
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Title: | Phenomenology of Pure General Gauge Mediation |

Date: | Thu, Jul 22, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (Special Seminar)

Speaker: | Kentaro Nagamine (Univ. Nevada Las Vegas) |
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Title: | Galaxy Formation with Cosmological Hydrodynamic Simulations in the JWST Era |

Date: | Wed, Jul 21, 2010, 12:10 - 13:15 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (Special Seminar)

Speaker: | Yuu Niino (Kyoto U) |
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Title: | Host Galaxies of "Dark" Gamma-Ray Bursts |

Date: | Wed, Jul 21, 2010, 12:10 - 13:15 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### Special Seminars (Quantum Deformation Theory Seminar)

Speaker: | Alexander Voronov (U. Minnesota) |
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Title: | Quantum Deformation Theory |

Date: | Tue, Jul 20, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Balcony A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Daisuke Nagai (Yale University) |
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Title: | Cosmology and Astrophysics with Galaxy Clusters: Recent Advances and Future Challenges |

Date: | Thu, Jul 15, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 254.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (Special seminar)

Speaker: | Alexis Finoguenov (MPE) |
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Title: | Groups and clusters of galaxies in deep X-ray surveys |

Date: | Wed, Jul 14, 2010, 13:30 - 14:30 |

Place: | Balcony A |

Related File: | 293.pdf |

##### MS Seminar (Mathematics - String Theory)

Speaker: | Alexander Voronov (U. Minnesota) |
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Title: | Introduction to Quantum Deformation Theory |

Date: | Tue, Jul 13, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Balcony A |

##### Special Seminars (IPMU Seminar)

Speaker: | Nobuhiko Katayama (KEK) |
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Title: | B is for BIRD |

Date: | Tue, Jul 13, 2010, 15:30 - 17:00 |

Place: | Lecture Hall |

Related File: | 285.pdf |

##### Special Seminars (DMM seminar (Derived category, Mirror symmetry and McKay correspondence seminar))

Speaker: | Martin Guest (Tokyo Metropolitan University) |
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Title: | Differential equations aspects of quantum cohomology (Part 1) Some new solutions of the tt*-equations (Part 2) |

Date: | Mon, Jul 12, 2010, 14:00 - 17:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Break 15:00-15:30 |

##### Special Seminars (IPMU Seminar)

Speaker: | Daniel Holz (Los Alamos) |
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Title: | Cosmology from gravitational-wave standard sirens |

Date: | Fri, Jul 09, 2010, 13:30 - 15:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Valery Rubakov (Moscow, INR) |
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Title: | Infrared modified gravity with dynamical connection |

Date: | Thu, Jul 08, 2010, 13:00 - 14:00 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Related File: | 242.pdf |

##### ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: | Andrei Frolov (Simon Fraser) |
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Title: | Non-linear dynamics and primordial curvature perturbations from preheating |

Date: | Tue, Jul 06, 2010, 15:30 - 16:30 |

Place: | Seminar Room A |

Remarks: | Click speaker's name to view presentation-slide. |